Pittsburgh Bridge Collapses Near Frick Park Ahead of Biden’s Visit

Posted on AllSides January 28th, 2022
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transportation, infrastructure, bridges, Pittsburgh
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A snow-covered bridge in Pittsburgh collapsed Friday morning, according to Pittsburgh Public Safety, as the city prepared for a visit from President Biden centered on infrastructure. 

Officials tweeted a photo of the collapse, which showed cars flipped over and a bus among the wreckage. Three people were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to Pittsburgh Public Safety.

“Red Cross has been contacted for victim assistance,” the agency said on Twitter. 

The bridge is part of a major route, located near Frick Park on the east side of the city. There was a...

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